Course Details

  • Deepen your knowledge of the travel and tourism industry with this Level 2 Diploma and continue to build up a strong set of skills that will help you achieve employment in a diverse range of jobs in the sector, or advance onto a Level 3 Diploma.

    You’ll explore a wide range of subjects on this course, with many revolving around customer service and how you can work with guests to ensure they have an amazing travel experience. You’ll delve into the UK Travel and Tourism Industry and learn all about a variety of visitor attractions in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

    Continuing your focus on the wider industry, you’ll look more closely at how airports operate, as well as how and why airlines offer different kinds of promotion. You’ll also begin to explore package travel, learning how tour operators build and sell different kinds of package holidays.

    We are also proud to be an official member of the Institute of Travel and Tourism.

  • Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes

  • Assessment for this course takes place throughout the whole year and will include tasks like practical demonstrations, controlled assignments, written coursework, role plays and presentations of research.

    You will also need to take part in work experience and extra-curricular activities like volunteering. This may be at weekends or in the evening.

  • A great next step after completing this course is to continue onto the Level 3 Diploma in Travel and Tourism and you can do that right here at The Manchester College.

    This will help you develop your skills and experience further, giving you a great opportunity to get the career you want in the industry. You may want to apply for cabin crew or work as a holiday rep, or perhaps you’d love a role in hotel operations or as a travel agent? The choice is yours!

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  • This course is free for 16-18 year-olds who have just left school. If you don’t fall into this category, depending on your age and circumstances, you might need to pay tuition fees.

    There may also be additional costs involved with this course, including uniforms, external training, and optional trips and visits. Our Fees, Finance and Funding page has lots of information about the different kinds of financial support available to help you afford college, including special grants, bursaries, credits, and loans.

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  • Our course enquiries team is on-hand to answer any questions you might have about this qualification, the application process, enrolment, or anything else about life at The Manchester College.

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